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Beavers coach Riley keeping QB secret

CORVALLIS, Ore. – Mike Riley walked right up to the scrum of news media covering Oregon State on Tuesday and made it clear he wouldn’t have a quarterback announcement. ”No news today,” Riley said before anyone could even ask the question. Sean Mannion and Cody Vaz, who both had starts last season, are competing for...
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Raiders still not settled on starting punter

NAPA, Calif. – For the first time in more than a decade, the Raiders head into the final stages of training camp uncertain who their punter will be. When seven-time Pro Bowl punter Shane Lechler bolted for Houston as a free agent in March, it created a huge void on Oakland’s roster. With less than...
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Tide, Ducks top Travis’ preseason top 25

Everyone does a preseason top 25 poll. And when your poll doesn’t square with what everyone else predicts then you’re clearly biased against their favorite team. So as a preliminary, if your team isn’t ranked highly enough it’s clearly because I hate your team, player, or coach and I’m also sexist and racist.
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KC trades Baldwin to 49ers for Jenkins

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Kansas City Chiefs traded wide receiver Jon Baldwin to the San Francisco 49ers for wide receiver A.J. Jenkins on Monday in a swap of disappointing first-round picks. Baldwin was the 26th overall choice of the Chiefs in 2011, but he’s had a tumultuous career right from the start. Baldwin broke...
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Browns acquire OL Moffitt from Seattle

BEREA, Ohio – The Browns found an experienced guard to fill their widening hole on the right side. Cleveland acquired offensive lineman John Moffitt in a trade from Seattle on Monday in exchange for defensive lineman Brian Sanford. With both Shawn Lauvao and Jason Pinkston sidelined with ankle injuries and expected to miss the first...
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Fall football camps officially open today

The first official day of fall sports practices for Oregon high schools is today. Most Klamath Basin-area Oregon schools opened practice this morning and numerous programs did so with new head coaches. Former Klamath Union coach Wayne Amos opened his first practice with Henley High School at 8 a.m. this morning. The Hornets will...
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Oregon Tech News & Notes

LA GRANDE, Ore. — The Oregon Tech Owls men’s and women’s cross country teams are ranked fifth and seventh respectively in the Cascade Collegiate Conference pre-season poll.  Southern Oregon is predicted to win the men’s title. College of Idaho was selected as the pre-season women’s favorite. The CCC Championships are set for Nov. 9...
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Shuffled A’s batting order gains good results

OAKLAND, CALIF. (AP)Manager Bob Melvin shuffled the Athletics batting order and got the type of production he was looking for from the top of the lineup. Chris Young and Alberto Callaspo, hitting in the No. 6 and 8 spots, provided a nice boost as well. Young and Callaspo homered in the fifth inning and...
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Taiwan Jones trying position switch for Raiders

NAPA, Calif. – Taiwan Jones’ NFL career got off to a slow start when a variety of injuries and the inability to hold onto the ball kept him off the field for much of his first two seasons with the Oakland Raiders. Now the former running back with sprinter’s speed is getting a second chance...
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Daniels forces 49ers to alter plans

SANTA CLARA, Calif. – B.J. Daniels’ NFL preseason debut at quarterback has forced the San Francisco 49ers to alter their plans a bit. The former South Florida star was impressive while directing the winning touchdown drive late in the fourth quarter of San Francisco’s 15-13 victory at Kansas City on Friday night – the 49ers’...
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